Athletes: Beware Of Long-Term Effects From A Concussion


Coaches, sports teams and doctors, are coming forward in record numbers to get the word out that a concussion is not a temporary problem, but could have lasting effects. Even the National Football League (NFL) has started to take concussions of their players seriously by hanging posters in all the league locker rooms warning their players of the long-term effects of head trauma, and making sure that players receive medical treatment after even a minor incident involving head trauma.